TaxMama’s Tax Roundtable is a monthly live discussion open to all TaxMama Family Members and above, and all TaxMama’s EA Exam and Solving the Tax Puzzle Students.

Please mark your calendars! It meets at 8:05 am PACIFIC on the third Thursday or fourth of the month (unless there are conflicts) (and dates are subject to change

You are invited!

2014 schedule – Please MARK your calendars:
(to view or listen to replays, you must be a TaxMama Family member or a students)

January … Replay … Mp3
February … Replay … MP3
March …  Replay …   MP3
April  … Replay… MP3
May 22 … Replay…MP3
June 19 … Replay…MP3
July 17 – Replay…MP3
August 21 … Replay…MP3
September 11 … Replay…MP3
October 16 … Replay…MP3
November 20 … Replay…MP3
December 18 … Replay…MP3

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Tax Day 2014 Tips

April 15, 2014
time and deadlines

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® wants to help you with last minute issues on Tax Day 2014

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Carrying a Mortgage

April 11, 2014
vandalized house

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from a couple of people in the TaxQuips Forum, with this problem this week.  They have sold real estate on an installment sale. They have been the mortgage-holder. And after a while, the buyer defaulted and they had to repossess the property. Let’s look at the […]

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Assisted Living

March 31, 2014
Haunted Nursing home?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from Hollie in the TaxQuips Forum, with this concern.  “My husband had to go to an assisted living facility (following hospital and skilled nursing stays) and I understand the nursing portion of his assisted living monthly fee is a tax deductible expense. When I asked the […]

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Everything You Want to Know About the EA Exam 2014

March 28, 2014
 All  About the EA Exam

The REPLAY of the 2014 webinar is coming! Becoming a knowledgeable tax professional isn’t easy. It takes a lot of dedication, math skills, and the flexibility to keep up with the myriad of tax law changes that take place each year. But it can be done. And TaxMama’s EA Exam Review Course is the best way […]

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Why no SS Withholding?

March 24, 2014
Social Security Card - is there anything in your account

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from Inteph in the TaxQuips Forum, who made a new discovery.  “A young lady made about $15,000 in 2012. The employer (a city in California) withheld income tax and Medicare tax but not SS tax. Boxes are 3 and 4 are blank.  What do I tell […]

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Gift or Income

March 18, 2014
piano - EGBDF

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from Asdfgh in the TaxQuips Forum, who tells us.  “My daughter plays piano for school choir. Doesn’t ask for money. She gets “thank you” from school PTO in form of flower bouquet and check for a few hundred dollars. Is that taxable income?”

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Just Plane Rental

March 3, 2014
Cessna 172 OOB

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from NCTaxLady in the TaxQuips Forum, with an interesting situation. (Let me summarize) “My client bought an airplane in June. He used it 11 times and rented it out 5 times. How do I handle the reporting of this? And should he put the plane into […]

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Double Taxation

February 27, 2014
Capital gains

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today TaxMama® hears from NutShell in the TaxQuips Forum, with this brilliant observation. (let me summarize) “I just figured out that if I have capital gains income, I am taxed by both the IRS and the state. If I live in an income tax-free state or overseas, should I […]

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